OPS - Fish & Wildlife Biological Scientist III - FWC

FWC has a full-time position in Inverness (Citrus Co.) with in their Invasive Plant Management Section:


OPS Fish and Wildlife Biological Scientist III


Description of duties:


This is a Senior Biologist position responsible for assessing upland and aquatic plant populations; recommending and permitting aquatic plant control programs for both the private and public sectors; providing educational and informational services; monitoring upland and aquatic plant control operations and supervising private and public contractors; providing extension services upon request; and conducting investigations for violations of the aquatic plant permitting rules.  Persons applying for this position should be comfortable working independently in the field, have experience trailering and operating boats and ATVs, and have experience in plant identification and the control of invasive plant species. Minimum requirements are a Bachelor’s Degree in a closely related field and experience with plant management.


Please feel free to call Robbie Lovestrand if you have an interest. 



8275 E. Fort Cooper Road

Inverness, FL 34450